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Pharm.D. Program Quality Indicators

Pharm.D. Program Quality Indicators



Program Completion – Class of 2021

  • 196 students were admitted in fall 2017 as the class of 2021; 171 (87.2%) graduated on time (within 4 years)
    • 9 (4.6%) students were academically dismissed; 3 (1.5%) students voluntarily withdrew; 13 (6.6%) students will have a delayed graduation

 

North American Pharmacist Licensure Examination (NAPLEX®) Pass Rate

(January-December 2020 Graduates)

Number of First-time Candidates:          161                  Pass Rate:         82.61%

 

Post-graduate Training and Employment of the Class of 2020a

 

No. (%) of students, n=190

Employment in the profession of pharmacy

 

Community practice

85 (44.7)

Hospital practice

40 (21.1)

Industry

5 (2.6)

Managed care

1 (0.5)

Long-term care

-

Otherb

3 (1.6)

Employment outside of the profession of pharmacy

2 (1.1)

Post-graduate education/training

 

Residency

27 (14.2)

Fellowship

5 (2.6)

Other (e.g., MS, PhD)

-

Other/Lost to follow-up

 

Unemployed or actively seeking employment

3 (1.6)

Lost to follow-up

19 (10.0)

a Employment determined through survey, direct contact, employer, and/or other methodology through May 2021.

b Includes mail order pharmacy, home infusion specialty pharmacy, cannabis dispensary

 

Post-graduate Training of the Class of 2021

Residencies

  • 39 students participated in the match (entered match and submitted rankings); 21 students matched with an ASHP-accredited PGY1 program either in phase I or II. One additional student was accepted to a non-ASHP accredited program (ASHP candidate status).

Fellowships

  • 4 students received fellowship positions


Revised 8-11-2021


CONTACT

LIU Pharmacy
Arash T. Dabestani
PharmD, MHA, FASHP, FABC
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